There are thousands of pores on every square inch of skin, acting as a thousand open mouths, absorbing that which is applied to the skin directly into the bloodstream and lymphatic system. Unlike foods, toxins absorbed through the skin bypass the organism’s natural defense mechanisms. Recent studies have shown that we may actually acquire more toxins through skin absorption than through the foods we eat, this is especially true due to the lack of regulations banning synthetic chemicals from skin care products. As the largest organ in the body, skin has a fundamental impact on the immune system and metabolic functioning. Restricting exposure to toxic synthetics and cleansing harmful substances.
Here is a list of toxic ingredients to avoid in your beauty care items! Print this out and take it shopping with you- this will help you make a healthier choice. Remember, EVERYTHING you apply to your skin goes INTO your body. *Benzoyl Peroxide: Used in acne products, the MSDS states: Possible tumor promoter. May act as mutagen: produces DNA damage in human and other mammalian cells. Also, toxic by inhalation. Eye, skin and respitory irritant. *DEA(Diethanolamine), MEA ( Monoethanolamine), TEA(Triethanolamine): This foam booster is a skin/eye irritant and causes contact dermatitis. Easily absorbed theough skin to accumulate in body organs,and brain. * Dioxin: Won’t appear in ingredients. Often.
As an “Energy” worker, the 7 Chakras are my doorways to unlocking and unblocking my clients true potential. The most asked question by my clients is “What the heck are chakras?”. You will often hear this word in your Yoga class, in wellness spas, during my Reiki sessions and your ” new age-y” friends. But what are they? Allow me to help you decipher the mystery.. The human body contains hundreds of locations where there is focused and concentrated energy. There are , however, seven major energy centers referred to as “chakras”. Chakra- is a Sanskrit word which means “wheel”. The chakras are similar to wheels, in that they are spinning vortexes.
Do not under estimate the Power of thoughts. Just as water has the power to shift and mold earths landscape, your thoughts have the power to shift and mold the landscape of your life” –Chuck Danes It has been said that, the state of your life is nothing more than a reflection of your state of mind. Unfortunately, most of us don’t fully understand this concept. We don’t fully realize the awesome power of our thoughts and the ability of our thoughts to mold our experiences and ultimately our existence. Analysis has shown that the average person can have 2000-3000 thoughts per day; triggering with each thought,.